An Israeli man jailed over the 1995 assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin has provided a rare glimpse into the cell where Melbourne man Ben Zygier, known as Prisoner X, ended his life.
A Leighton Holdings subsidiary is facing a corruption inquiry after it won a $5 billion Indian coalmining deal in partnership with a company owned by the family of India's former coal minister.
The grand, high-domed Mitchell Reading Room at the State Library of NSW will be opened to the general public, and scholars relegated to a renamed Scholars Room, under reforms that combine public relations and cost-cutting.
The Governor-General, Quentin Bryce, wants to spend her last months in office promoting a national discussion to elevate the status of human rights for all Australians.
A science TV program has controversially challenged conventional wisdom on diet and heart health. But there is more to the story.
Two YMCA NSW employees had been charged with child sex offences before allegations were raised against Caringbah child care worker Jonathan Lord in 2011, the child sexual abuse Royal Commission has heard.
An employee at an international mobile phone service provider popular with Chinese students says he was paid as little as $9 an hour.
Australia's electronic spy agency is intercepting Indonesian naval and military communications through secret radio listening post.
Two recent accounts by former Australian defence force personnel who worked in the Indonesian province of Irian Jaya (now West Papua) in 1977 suggests there was ADF knowledge at that time of alleged atrocities committed by Indonesian troops.
Entire state could be heading back to the polls in what could prove an early test of the Abbott government's popularity.
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